Hematology/Coagulation

News on hematology and coagulation testing systems and applications.

In May, Kurin sued Magnolia for allegedly making false claims about the efficacy and regulatory status of its Steripath blood culture collection system.

The battery-operated, hand-held device uses a broad-spectrum photometric method to provide accurate hemoglobin measurements in about one second.

The company's Life Sciences segment was up 17 percent year over year, while its Diagnostics business grew 8 percent.

The assay is designed to quickly determine if a patient may be developing thrombocytopenia while being treated with the blood thinner heparin.

The researchers described the development of a venipuncture robot that addresses safety challenges associated with routine vein punctures for drawing blood.